California star guard Justin Cobbs, left, jokes with head coach Mike Montgomery during Pac-12 media day. Perhaps they thought that it was funny that media members picked them to finish fifth after a second-place finish in 2012-13? Cal got 194 voting points on Thursday.
Greg Hansen's Video Notebook ... on a Pac-12 dream date on Saturday
Star columnist Greg Hansen checks in from Las Vegas with sports editor Ryan Finley and delivers his thoughts on Arizona-Colorado on Friday evening, Arizona State's flub against Stanford and the best-case scenario for the conference's national standing being an Arizona-UCLA, 1-2 matchup for the tournament title on Saturday.